For the Love of Literature by Maureen Wittmann

Make Your Own Literature Unit Study Checklist
Topic or historical era:

Choose books:
Fictional literature set in era being studied:

Biographies and autobiographies:

Non-fiction books, core subjects: music, art, math, science, and history:

Non-fiction books, non-core subjects: geography, philosophy, political science, etc.:

Religious books:

Saints:

Bible references or verses for memorization:

Catechism of the Catholic Church:

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Primary sources
Speeches:

Documents:

Letters:

Language arts:
Writing assignments:

Research paper:

Book reports:

Journaling:

Creative writing:

Dictation:

Note taking:

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Vocabulary and spelling words:

Arts and crafts:
Dioramas:

Lapbooks:

Scrapbooks:

Mobiles:

Posters:

Sculptures:

Relief maps:

Science projects and experiments:

Drama:
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Create a one-act play, puppet show, newscast, etc.:

Make costumes and set:

Timeline or Book of Centuries:

Videos:

Family connections:

Check for Internet resources:
Free unit studies on same or related topic:

Outline maps:

Primary sources:

Science experiments:

Period or ethnic recipes:

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Field trip opportunities:
Museums:

Zoos:

Ethnic or period restaurants:

Ethnic neighborhoods:

Factories:

Other:

This is an extensive list. You don’t need to check off every box. Pick and choose what works for you and your homeschool.

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